Schools fundraiser
Aug07

Schools fundraiser

Please support New Mills Youth and Community fundraiser if you can. As a consequence of the COVID-19 pandemic our schools have had to cancel all of their usual summer fundraising activities, losing out on much needed funds as a consequence. ALL funds raised through this fundraiser will go straight to our schools in New Mills, and New Mills Youth and Community Project will also donate 10% of the total amount raised as an extra...

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New Mills writer launches first Kangies book for young readers.
Jul09

New Mills writer launches first Kangies book for young readers.

David Blowers who is originally from Suffolk, has lived in New Mills for more than 20 years. Retired from a career in science, he has recently written a book that is based on a dream that he had as a child whilst staying in a caravan in Buxton (and suffering from mumps!). A bit about the book – Kangies (written and illustrated by David Blowers) Kangies centres on Johnnie and Emily (brother and younger sister) who discover that they...

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Tennis coaching at New Mills tennis club
Jul02

Tennis coaching at New Mills tennis club

New Mills tennis club have a great offer through the LTA for young people to try tennis on our courts under the expert guidance of a level 5 qualified coach. Could you please promote this on your website. The basics of the offer – £25 (+£4.99 P&P) for each child: • Six top-class tennis sessions with specially trained coaches • A tennis racket and set of balls • A branded t-shirt • Activity cards, a lanyard, stickers and...

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Children’s portrait session on 1 March at St George’s Parish Hall.
Feb16

Children’s portrait session on 1 March at St George’s Parish Hall.

Justin Garner is a local freelance photographer running a Children’s portrait event on 1st March in the afternoon – all ages welcome. This is a great opportunity to get some professional photographs of your little ones. These would make ideal presents for your loved ones eg for Mothers Day. To book a slot contact Justin on 07766111056....

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Take Part!
Jan18

Take Part!

At Take Part we believe that every individual deserves the opportunity to experience the magical effects and wellbeing benefits of Performing Arts. Take Part connects motivation, emotional stability, positive mind-set and self-awareness with health, energy and a sense of purpose making a difference to individuals, changing lives. Take Part is a safe community where every individual can grow, learn and flourish.Take Part is a fully...

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Take Part Tots aids transition to Primary School
Nov14

Take Part Tots aids transition to Primary School

So, this week the window opened for applications for Reception places in primary schools for September 2020. If your child was born between 1 September 2015 and 31 August 2016 you’ll need to apply for their infant or primary school place by 15 January 2020. Too much, too soon? Take Part can assist with your child’s transition to primary school. Got yourself a pre-school drama queen or king, or a tiny, timid little mouse? Then...

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